9/11 Art Or 9/11 Mockery?
The day after the 15th anniversary of the 11 September attacks, the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York opens an exhibition that looks at artists’ reactions to the event and its lingering legacy.Read More: The Art Newspaper
Thirteen artists, all of whom have direct ties to New York and some of who were directly affected by the attacks, are represented in Rendering the Unthinkable: Artists Respond to 9/11 (opening 12 September). Among them is Christopher Saucedo, whose brother, a firefighter, died in the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Saucedo is showing a work on paper that depicts the buildings as clouds.